Danielle Hoyle’s surviving child distraught over loss of her mom, newborn sister
The older sister of 2-day-old Kennedy Hoyle is racked with grief after her mother and baby sister were allegedly killed […] The post Danielle Hoyle’s surviving child distraught over loss of her mom, newborn sister appeared first on TheGrio.news.yahoo.com
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. slammed for saying the unvaccinated have less freedom than Anne Frank did
At an anti-vax rally over the weekend, Kennedy implied life was harder for unvaccinated Americans today than it was for Frank, who lived in hiding in Nazi-controlled Europe and died at a concentration camp.washingtonpost.com
Steele hosts Smithson Valley in battle for 27-6A title; No. 1 Brennan takes on Marshall in 29-6A championship; Carrizo Springs faces Hondo with undefeated season on the line
Week 11 of KSAT 12's Big Game Coverage features a pair of high-profile matchups, as Brennan battles Marshall and Smithson Valley takes on Steele.
Mort Sahl, whose political comedy set the bar for future humorists, dies at 94
Dubbed “Will Rogers with fangs,” the comedian had a fearless style that was revolutionary in the 1950s. During the height of Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s anti-communist witch hunts, Mr. Sahl took the position that “McCarthy doesn’t question what you say as much as your right to say it.”washingtonpost.com
VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: McCollum fends off Medina Valley, Brackenridge tops Kennedy, O’Connor sweeps Brennan
The intensity of district play ramped up in Week 6 of the high school volleyball season, as McCollum withstands a furious rally to defeat Medina Valley on the road, Brackenridge knocks off Kennedy at Edgewood Gym and O'Connor sweeps Brennan.
Somerset stuns Southside in Battle of 1604; Steele’s defense shuts down Reagan; Holmes, McCollum, Kennedy still undefeated
The Somerset Bulldogs are just one of several area teams piecing together impressive starts to the 2021 high school football season, alongside the likes of Steele, Holmes and Kennedy.
More Inside Sartorial Sensation Eva Chen’s Charming Connecticut Abode
Rouse home chairs make for a cozy reading area at the far end of the living room. In the living room, framed artworks by Joan Miró, among others, and an Ali Beletic painting from Tappan collective. In the eat-in kitchen, table and chairs by O&G studio beneath a vintage pendant from 1stdibs; the Alexander Calder artworks were found at an estate sale.news.yahoo.com
Update: 16-year-old girl who disappeared in San Antonio has been found
Hidiyah Darlene Kennedy was last seen on Monday, March 15 in the 4600 block of East Houston Street while getting into an unknown vehicle. SAN ANTONIO – Update (1 p.m. Thursday): The search for a missing 16-year-old girl was called off by San Antonio police. Authorities said Hidiyah Darlene Kennedy has been found. Original (5:48 a.m. Thursday): The San Antonio Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 16-year-old girl. If you have any information regarding Kennedy’s whereabouts, please contact the San Antonio Police Department at 210-207-7660.
San Antonio mother catches thieves stealing toys from daughter’s grave
SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio mother is fighting back after she caught two people stealing toys from her daughter’s grave on surveillance video. I said, ‘My daughter can’t even rest peacefully because they are taking her belongings.’”The first camera Kennedy put up was vandalized. To me, all of that stuff is valuable to me because I buy it from my heart for my daughter.”Kennedy has filed a police report with San Antonio police. She said she wants the men caught, and she wants better security for the sake of the many loved ones buried at the cemetery. If you have any information that can help, you are urged to call San Antonio police.
Senior-laden Hurricanes edge Rockets to keep playoffs in sight
With contributions from each of their six seniors, the Hurricanes were able to hold off the Rockets for a 51-48 win at Sam Houston. Before the victory, Sam Houston was only a game ahead of Kennedy in the district standings. Tyera Harris is one of six Hurricanes seniors who have risen to the challenge. Sam Houston led 29-14 with 4:33 until halftime when Carmen Hansen banked in a three-point shot. Treasure Vallerie and Garcia each scored six points during the Rockets’ late run at Sam Houston.mysanantonio.com
Minor injuries reported in CTA ‘L’ train derailment early Saturday, slowing traffic on Kennedy Expressway, police say
Because the train travels on tracks that run down the middle of the Kennedy, it affected motorists too. One lane of traffic in each direction was closed while Illinois State Police investigated.chicagotribune.com
Rockets demonstrate maturity, teamwork in winning pair of nail-biters
Wins over Edison 61-60 in overtime Dec. 30 and Brackenridge 52-51 Jan. 2 elevated the Rockets into fifth place in District 27-5A. “I was very impressed by them.”Sensation Vallerie led Kennedy with 22 points against Brackenridge and her sister Treasure Vallerie produced 17 points. Zaya Henderson led Southwest with six points. Southside 49, Southwest 39Maddie Soto led the Cardinals (5-8, 2-1) with 22 points Jan. 2 in her first game of the season. Maria Vargas led Southwest with nine points.mysanantonio.com
Defense bill in danger over Confederate-named military bases
Republicans are vowing they will not send the broader bill to Trump if it includes language requiring bases named after Confederate officers to be renamed. “It's Senate language that we want to agree to," said House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith, D-Wash. “So there shouldn't be controversy here." “Look, the defense bill is really important," Smith said, expressing hope that Republicans would relent. Both the House and Senate defense measures passed by veto-proof margins but GOP leaders want to avoid the chances of a veto coming to pass. The Associated Press erroneously reported that failure to pass the legislation could hold up a pay raise for the military.
Lanier improves to 2-0 for the season after defeating Kennedy
Two scoring passes from Fabian Maciel were all the Lanier Voks needed as they held on to beat the Kennedy Rockets 14-2 on Nov. 13 at Edgewood Veterans Stadium. They stopped several Kennedy potential scoring drives in the second half as the Rockets came up empty in four trips inside the Lanier 25-yard line. Kennedy drove to the Voks’ 10, but couldn’t capitalize as Lanier stopped Kennedy running back Randy Contreres for no gain on fourth down. An interception by Lanier’s Guerra, who also plays defensive back, near the goal line put another stop to a potential Kennedy scoring drive late in the fourth quarter. We’re playing a few guys out of position on the line and it shows.”Against Lanier, Kennedy had a better showing than in their first two games of the season.mysanantonio.com
Voting throughout the years: These photos will make you realize how much has changed
(Automatic Voting Machine Co/PhotoQuest/Getty Images)A hand as it inserts a ballot into a box during the U.S. presidential election in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Nov. 2, 1948. (PhotoQuest/Getty Images)An over-the-shoulder view of an unidentified woman as she demonstrates how to use an IBM voting machine in 1966. The voter casts a ballot by punching holes in a card, which then drops into a ballot box. (Getty Images)A hand presses the switch, marking a selection in a 1970s-style voting machine. (Getty Images)A view showing empty voting booths during the Senate elections in 1986.
Memorial puts hammer down after halftime to win Salsa Bowl
Salsa Bowl XII was played at an unfamiliar time, and Memorial senior back C.J. “It was a great win,” said Cardenas, who ran for 176 yards and three touchdowns. It feels great to beat Kennedy one more time in my senior year.”Memorial has won three of the last four games in the Salsa Bowl series. Memorial established a 22-7 halftime lead but committed 60 yards in penalties over the last 3½ minutes of the first half. For so many kids playing their first game, I thought our kids played tough.”But Memorial responded three plays later.mysanantonio.com
Sam Houston tries to change its culture
Preparation is a major ingredient in the recipe as Sam Houston tries to make the transition to a winning program. Against Kennedy, Sam Houston won the first two games by identical 25-14 scores. “So far, they’ve been working and doing the things I expect them to do,” first-year Sam Houston coach Tashina Hughes said. I think we can be really, really good.”In Game 2, a kill from Gelisa Thomas gave Sam Houston a 7-2 lead. “I try to tell them they always need to work on something, no matter how the game’s going,” said Hughes, a 2003 Sam Houston grad.mysanantonio.com